April 2018

How should I choose my ammunition?

By |2018-04-15T06:08:11+00:00April 15th, 2018|

Firearm type and shooter ability are the key factors in choosing the right type of ammunition. ELEY offers a range of ammunition for bolt action and semi-automatic rifles and pistols, designed to meet then needs of a wide variety of target shooters and hunters. Buying the best ammunition you can afford will enable you

Can I buy ammunition direct from ELEY?

By |2018-04-15T06:06:21+00:00April 15th, 2018|

You can purchase ELEY products from a network of authorised distributors and dealers, please refer to the Distributors page of our website. UK shooters who are appropriately licensed, can purchase selected tenex or edge from our Customer Test Range in Minworth.

Why should I select ammunition by batch testing?

By |2018-04-15T06:03:08+00:00April 15th, 2018|

Batch testing enables you to find the most accurate ammunition for your barrel. It matches the characteristics of your firearm to those of a particular ammunition lot. The result is increased accuracy, increased confidence and improved performance. Most of the medals won at world class events are won with batch tested ammunition. Our highly

Misfires

By |2018-04-15T05:58:17+00:00April 15th, 2018|

What is a misfire? Your cartridge fails to fire when you squeeze the trigger. What should I do if I have a misfire? On rare occasions, there can be a delay in igniting the primer, so wait at least 20 seconds before opening the bolt and ejecting the cartridge. Check that the bullet is

What happens when I squeeze the trigger?

By |2018-04-15T05:56:32+00:00April 15th, 2018|

Squeezing the trigger disengages the sear which holds back the firing pin under the tension of a spring. When released, the firing pin hits the rim of the cartridge case, detonating the primer which then ignites the propellant. The burning propellant generates a gas, the pressure of which, drives the bullet along and out

Which barrels shoot the best with ELEY ammunition?

By |2018-04-15T05:55:28+00:00April 15th, 2018|

ELEY has extensive relationships with a number of barrel manufacturers. We have demonstrated medal winning combinations with a wide range of barrels at World Cups, World Championships and Olympic Games. The perfect barrel for you is a very personal choice. However, you can be sure that we will have a batch of ammunition optimised